Share on Facebook Share on Twitter October 31, 2017 By Damian Paletta and Mike DeBonis WAPO: Republicans to propose keeping top tax rate for very wealthy, working to win over moderates They hope the change to their tax overhaul plan will assuage concerns that it will mainly benefit the rich. Read More Prev Next News & Guts This is what’s called a trial balloon. Release it to the press and gauge the reaction. It’s a big risk for the GOP because where do the pols get lots of money? Yep.